Jun 07, 2011
Pakistan, arguably the world's most volatile nation, is constantly on the minds of Washington's policymakers, who are gripped by fears of radical Islamist takeovers and loose nukes, but they obsess much less about Pakistan's demographics. This could soon change, writes Asia Program Associate Michael Kugelman.
Jun 06, 2011
From the June 2011, Centerpoint cover story: Many who research, and work on, population-health-environment (PHE) issues are increasingly advocating integrated solutions.
Jun 02, 2011
Bernd Schaefer discussed the links between the North Korean security service and the East German Stasi in the 1980s, particularly in preparations for the Pyongyang World Festival of Youth and Students in 1989.
Jun 01, 2011
In the years after 9/11, intelligence communities spoke of jihadism practiced by isolated, disorganized, and homegrown terrorist cells. But now, a month after U.S. special forces killed Osama bin Laden, the facts coming from Abbottabad seem to refute this narrative, writes Public Policy Scholar Fernando Reinares.
Jun 01, 2011
What will be the impact of the China issue on the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election? Will China become a Superpower? Deputy Director Douglas Spelman addresses these questions on a May 27, 2011 segment on VOA Chinese. Watch the discussion here! (In Chinese).